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We’ve got all the debate questions on humanity’s most urgent crisis in one scorching video.

We at Grist rounded up the biggest climate moments of the debates.

Cart attack

Just how bad is online shopping? There’s a lot to unpack

The impact of your online purchase depends on things like shipping options and community density.

Cirrus business

Here’s why a less cloudy future is a big problem

Clouds have a huge impact on the climate, but are hard to predict. Watch our video to learn more about these misunderstood meteorological formations.

Dan on the Street

We asked young voters why they don’t see a big difference between Clinton and Trump on climate

We took to the streets to talk to real live millennials about the election. We even checked their pulses!

Training Pays Off

Does anything good come out of the Olympics?

The Olympics bring their host cities new stadiums, trains, and glistening abs — but which of those benefit them in the long run?

cold comfort

No air-conditioning? No sweat! Here’s how to make your own DIY AC.

Watch our video to learn how to keep cool with little more than a bucket and an intern.

If you care about climate change, why aren’t you voting?

Well, Americans are bad at voting in general. Watch our video to find out why that’s a problem.

Walk It Out

The key to fighting climate change and mortality? Walkable cities

Watch how to make your city better for humans — not cars -- to get around.

The Clean Power Plan is kind of like a Swiffer for our national energy

Watch us explain the Clean Power Plan with the help of a Swiffer, an oily pelican, and a dead president.